History Film / SomethingNew

28th Mar '18 1:44:25 PM DrOO7
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* ShoutOut: Kenya dashing through the dance hall in her ball gown while a clock chimes is clearly this to Literature/{{Cinderella}}.
15th Jan '17 8:25:25 PM creader
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* [[ParentalMarriageVeto Parental Relationship Veto]]: Its made pretty clear that Kenya's mother would disapprove of a relationship with Brian. Her father gives his support to her unconditionally, however, giving her the strength to pursue their relationship.

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* [[ParentalMarriageVeto Parental Relationship Veto]]: ParentalMarriageVeto: Its made pretty clear that Kenya's mother would disapprove of a relationship with Brian. Her father gives his support to her unconditionally, however, giving her the strength to pursue their relationship.
23rd Apr '16 11:01:03 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Kenya is being wooed by Series/TheMentalist--and [[Series/LALaw Jonathan]] and her younger brother is [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Turk]].
** Kenya fought a [[AlienVsPredator Xenomorph]] once.
** He's onscreen for about two seconds and doesn't have a word of dialogue, but that's [[Series/{{Cheers}} Cliff Clavin]] as Brian's dad.
1st Jan '16 12:23:32 PM nombretomado
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Kenya is being wooed by TheMentalist--and [[LALaw Jonathan]] and her younger brother is [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Turk]].

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* HeyItsThatGuy: Kenya is being wooed by TheMentalist--and [[LALaw Series/TheMentalist--and [[Series/LALaw Jonathan]] and her younger brother is [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Turk]].
28th Nov '15 11:44:45 AM nombretomado
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Kenya is being wooed by TheMentalist--and [[LALaw Jonathan]] and her younger brother is [[{{Scrubs}} Turk]].

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* HeyItsThatGuy: Kenya is being wooed by TheMentalist--and [[LALaw Jonathan]] and her younger brother is [[{{Scrubs}} [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Turk]].



** He's onscreen for about two seconds and doesn't have a word of dialogue, but that's [[{{Cheers}} Cliff Clavin]] as Brian's dad.

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** He's onscreen for about two seconds and doesn't have a word of dialogue, but that's [[{{Cheers}} [[Series/{{Cheers}} Cliff Clavin]] as Brian's dad.
27th May '15 9:01:04 PM DrOO7
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* ExpositoryHairstyleChange[=/=]LettingHerHairDown: At Brian's suggestion--and representing the fact that he's getting her to loosen up--Kenya takes off her weave and sports her natural hair. It's a very telling juxtaposition between Brian (who wants Kenya to have her natural, kinky hair) and Mark (who wants her to keep artificially straight).

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* ExpositoryHairstyleChange[=/=]LettingHerHairDown: At Brian's suggestion--and representing the fact that he's getting her to loosen up--Kenya takes off her weave and sports her natural hair. It's a very telling juxtaposition telling--and ironic--juxtaposition between Caucasian Brian (who wants Kenya to have her natural, kinky hair) and fellow African-American Mark (who wants her to keep artificially straight).
15th Aug '14 8:40:32 AM Morgenthaler
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''Something New'' is a 2006 romantic drama film starring Simon Baker and SanaaLathan that examines the taboos surrounding interracial relationships in contemporary America.

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''Something New'' is a 2006 romantic drama film starring Simon Baker and SanaaLathan Creator/SanaaLathan that examines the taboos surrounding interracial relationships in contemporary America.





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6th Feb '14 12:14:43 AM originalhobbit
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* CaughtInTheRain: Averted. They go home, then have sex.

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* CaughtInTheRain: Averted. They go home, then have sex.
15th Dec '13 7:27:32 PM BondGirl
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* BiggusDickus: Kenya reveals this about Brian when her girlfriends quiz her about his bedroom skills.



* HeyItsThatGuy: Kenya is being wooed by TheMentalist, and her younger brother is [[{{Scrubs}} Turk]].

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* HeyItsThatGuy: Kenya is being wooed by TheMentalist, TheMentalist--and [[LALaw Jonathan]] and her younger brother is [[{{Scrubs}} Turk]].


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** He's onscreen for about two seconds and doesn't have a word of dialogue, but that's [[{{Cheers}} Cliff Clavin]] as Brian's dad.
8th Dec '13 12:23:13 PM BondGirl
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* UptightLovesWild: Kenya and Brian. And there's a realistic amount of conflict too.
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